Australian girls begin strongly
Australia's World Junior Tennis girls’ team has begun its Asia/Oceania final qualifying campaign with a 3-0 win over the Philippines
Australia’s World Junior Tennis girls’ team has begun its Asia/Oceania final qualifying campaign with a commanding victory.
The team – comprising Olivia Gadecki, Natasha Russell and Annerly Poulos – defeated the Philippines 3-0 in their first pool match of Group C.
The victory was cemented thanks to straight-sets wins by Russell and Gadecki, before Gadecki combined with Poulos in the doubles to make it a perfect 3-0.
Australia faces Indonesia on Tuesday.
The WJT Asia/Oceania final qualifying competition is being staged this week in Nonthaburi, Thailand from 25-30 April.